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Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information
May 05, 2021
Entity Listings [Line Items]  
Document Type 8-K
Amendment Flag false
Document Period End Date May 05, 2021
Entity Registrant Name Central Garden & Pet Company
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE
Entity File Number 001-33268
Entity Tax Identification Number 68-0275553
Entity Address, Address Line One 1340 Treat Boulevard
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 600
Entity Address, City or Town Walnut Creek
Entity Address, State or Province CA
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 94597
City Area Code 925
Local Phone Number 948-4000
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre-commencement Tender Offer false
Pre-commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Entity Central Index Key 0000887733
Common Stock [Member]  
Entity Listings [Line Items]  
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock
Trading Symbol CENT
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ
Class A Common Stock [Member]  
Entity Listings [Line Items]  
Title of 12(b) Security Class A Common Stock
Trading Symbol CENTA
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ